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I think all day I think of nought
De Cupiditate‘ — four monorhyming lines
Title(s): De Cupiditate
Subjects: sins, deadly; possessions, worldly
Versification: — four-line — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248, f. 166vb
Transcription:
I þinge al day I þinge of nowth
Of nowth I set all my chowth
nowth of owth brynkis me tyl nowth
be wor vertyr I chowchyt nowth
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford, 1952: 54.